KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) – Authorities say one driver was killed and another was injured when their pickup trucks collided on a bridge southeast of Kearney just after 4:45 a.m. Sunday on the Nebraska Highway 10 bridge over the Platte River. The injured driver has been identified as Gary R. Lea, age 32, or rural Kearney. He was transported from the scene to CHI-Good Samaritan Hospital with injuries.
The driver of the other pickup died at the scene of crash. His identity has not been confirmed and an autopsy has been ordered in the investigation.